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Woman Around Town: Jill Iscol—Her Heart’s on Fire

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012
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Visiting Jill Iscol, in her elegant Fifth Avenue apartment, is an unexpected New York surprise. An educator, activist, foundation director and now author of a new,

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Concert for a Healthy Birth

Friday, May 6th, 2011
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Supermodel Christy Turlington Burns had a complication during her first pregnancy and set out to learn about maternal health in other countries. She discovered a

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Master of the Stage and Ring

Monday, February 14th, 2011
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Eric Michael Gillett, the 27th ringmaster at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus, swiveled on the arena floor to see a tiger had

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Goods of Conscience—Clothing for a Cause

Sunday, September 12th, 2010
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By Stephanie Amy Collazo In the basement of a Catholic Church in the Bronx one priest is producing sustainable clothing good enough for the stars.

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Woman Around Town: Maria McBride—Wedding Style Guru

Sunday, June 6th, 2010
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Perhaps with a last name like McBride, she was destined to be a powerful figure in the wedding industry. As Wedding Style Director of BRIDES

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